These ukuleles are made by inmates of the Rarotonga prison. They actually sound pretty good! They're tuned in a strange way -- but I can play songs using hawaiian-style uke chords. I plan to visit the prison soon and buy some ukes there. -- Mark
On June 21, 2003, Mark Frauenfelder and Carla Sinclair moved from Los Angeles to the South Pacific. Our first stop is Rarotonga, a tiny island in the South Pacific. We're bringing our two young daughters with us.
This is our story, one photograph at a time.
Island Chronicles: MARK FRAUENFELDER and CARLA
SINCLAIR continue their experiment in South Pacific living. Read
their latest dispatch exclusively on LAWeekly.com!